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Researchers should cite this work as follows:
McFarland K, Pupko J (2021): Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium Lady Beetle (Coccinellidae) Specimens. v1.3. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.vtatlasoflife.org/resource?r=fbm-lb&v=1.3
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Occurrence; Specimen; Occurrence
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Most records are from the State of Vermont, USA.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|
Lady Beetles (Coccinellidae)
|Family||Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)|
|Start Date / End Date||1890-01-01 / 1995-01-01|
|Title||Vermont Atlas of Life|
|Study Area Description||State of Vermont|
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Insects collected for specific projects and ad hoc.
|Study Extent||State of Vermont and some other locations|
Method step description:
- insects collected by observers
- Parker, Bruce L., Gordon R. Nielsen, and Ross T. Bell. 1976. Lady Beetles: A Checklist of the Coccinellidae of Vermont (Insect: Coleoptera). Agricultural Exp. Station Bulletin 681. University of Vermont. http://val.vtecostudies.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Lady-Beetles-VT-Checklist-1976.pdf